This year VGCC took part in the Big Draw – the theme chosen was It’s Our World which is part of a larger online gallery – www.itisourworld.org.uk . The event was facilitated by Cool it Art with interns from City & Guilds of London Art School with materials provided by GreatArt . For the event on the 25th October we created a 10 metre long collaborative painting of Vauxhall “Now and Then” picking out bits from the history of … Continue reading
Cool it Art turned 1 year old on the 10th of May, to celebrate this they held a birthday party during the Tuesday class on the 13th of May. It was well attended with over 80 people joining in the celebrations – completed with cupcakes and balloons! For a readable version of the article written about it in the South London Press please click on the picture of it below.
Vauxhall Trust put on a “St. George’s Day Festival” on the 26th April, 2014, complete with a fire breathing dragon, Medieval Knights battling, Morris Dancers, Archery, Falconry and much more – all on the Spring Gardens!
At the end of April our Over 60’s Club organised a coach trip, subsidised by the VGCC, to Blue Water Shopping Centre in Kent. The coach was a 49 seater and took local over 60’s in comfort to Blue Water for their shopping trip – with the success of this we hope to arrange another excursion in the Summer to the seaside!
Erik Rehl one of the Artists housed at the VGCC worked with a team of artists to facilitate a project on the “Colours of Blake” with students from Vauxhall Primary. CLS holdings funded the project and had the artworks created transposed onto to hoardings to decorate the site of the new development on 100, Vauxhall Walk.